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Nena Louise Couch, American Curator. Member American Library Association, American Society Theatre Research, Congress on Research in Dance, Society American Archivists, Theatre Library. Association (board directors since 1989). F C.

Background

Couch, Nena Louise was born on October 22, 1950 in Nashville, Tennessee, United States. Daughter of Orrigen Alexander and Marion Virginia (Pickering) Couch.

Education

Bachelor, George Peabody College, 1972. MM, George Peabody College, 1975. Master of Library Science, Vanderbilt University, 1983.

Career

Project archivist Francis Robinson Collection of Theatre, Music and Dance Vanderbilt University, Nashville, 1983-1985. Library University Oregon, Eugene, 1985, Lane County History Museum, Eugene, 1985-1986. Curator Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee Theatre Research Institute Ohio State University, Columbus, since 1986.

Member adjunct faculty department of dance, Denison University, Granville, Ohio, 1990.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Dramaturg (play) Detective Story, 1989, A Midsummer Night's Dream, 1990, The Caucasian Chalk Circle, 1988, also choreographer. Dancer, assistant director (Baroque dance concert) Les Menus Plaisers, 1990. Choreographer (play) Romeo and Juliet, 1987, (madrigal comedy) La Barca Di Venezia Per Padova, 1988, (comic opera) The Agreeable Surprise, 1987.

Membership

Member American Library Association, American Society Theatre Research, Congress on Research in Dance, Society American Archivists, Theatre Library. Association (board directors since 1989). F C.

Connections

Married Peter Coccia, December 29, 1990.

father:
Orrigen Alexander Couch

mother:
Marion Virginia (Pickering) Couch

spouse:
Peter Coccia